IM-VME modular, pipeline vision processor is for applications requiring sophisticated real-time image processing and analysis capabilities. The processor is driven by a 40 MHz pipeline architecture and can process a 512 x 512 pixel image through multiple computational algorithms in less than 7.5 msec. Catalog describes VME bus-based processors and their design for high-speed inspection and machine-guidance tasks, advanced image analysis applications, and research and defense-related projects where speed and accuracy is essential. Imaging Technology Inc., 55 Middlesex Tpke., Bedford, MA 01730, FAX (781) 275-9590.
During a teardown of the iPad Air and Microsoft Surface Pro 3 at the Medical Design & Manufacturing Show in Schaumburg, Ill., an engineer showed this "inflammatory" video about the dangers of maliciously mishandling lithium-ion batteries.
The Window Watcher stops the burglar before he does damage or enters the house. House alarm service companies set off alarms and call the service only after the burglar has damaged and entered the house.
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